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To make sure that you don't miss important information, please be sure that the Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) has your current address, phone number, and email address so that DHCF knows where to send your renewal letter. Update your information at districtdirect.dc.gov.

Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests through the federal government. The tests are completely free.
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Learn about your plan medications. Find out how to fill prescriptions. To see your prescription benefits online, register here.

View the lists of drugs covered by MedStar Family Choice District of Columbia:



See recent medication coverage changes:

If you are currently taking a medication that is not covered by MedStar Family Choice DC, you should speak with your doctor about changing to a similar medication that is on the formulary (Covered Prescription Medications). If your medication is not on the formulary and your doctor believes it is medically necessary, he or she will need to call our Prior Authorization Department at 202-363-4348 for approval. If you would like us to consider your non-formulary medication, please click here.

Please note: MedStar Family Choice DC will not consider online exception requests for narcotic/controlled substances.

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